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Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Report: Developing a Measure of Health Insurance Literacy: Understanding Consumers’ Ability to Choose and Use Insurance
This issue brief describes the findings from interviews with health insurance counselors and other stakeholders about problems consumers face in selecting and using health insurance. It also lays out a strategy to develop an important new tool: a measure of health insurance literacy.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
In this video interview, Jill Yegian, co-director of AIR’s Health Policy and Research Group, talks about the challenges and opportunities in creating health insurance exchanges, virtual marketplaces where consumers and small business can comparison shop for affordable health insurance.
Friday, January 4, 2013
Commentary: Health Insurance Exchanges: The Year Ahead
The New Year will be critical for one of the health care reform law’s most significant provisions: the creation of health insurance exchanges. These new virtual marketplaces allow consumers and small business to comparison shop for health insurance, increasing coordination and simplifying access to affordable health insurance.
Thursday, June 28, 2012
Commentary: Upholding the Affordable Care Act
Marilyn Moon, Senior Vice President and Director of the Health program at the American Institutes for Research (AIR), provides commentary on the June 28, 2012 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold the Affordable Care Act, which requires individuals to have health insurance. In her commentary, Moon notes that a shift in the health care debate to a more constructive examination of what needs fixing is now needed to move forward.
Friday, May 11, 2007
Report: Integrating State Administrative Records To Manage Substance Abuse Treatment System Performance
This guidance document was developed with input from a technical advisory group of state/federal representatives and field researchers, and describes the utility and practice of integrating the information available in state agency data sets with information on clients of alcohol and other drug abuse services.